Agricultural Censuses and Surveys

Agricultural Censuses and Surveys are

Statistical operations tools contributes

to strengthen the integrated system

approaches to agricultural censuses and

surveys and provide countries with

concepts, definitions and guidelines on

the structure of agriculture.

Key Products

FAO AGRISurvey programme promotes the collection and dissemination of sound, harmonized, timely and regular data on agriculture to effectively support evidence based decision-making..   The programme provides support to countries to improve and strengthen their national agricultural surveys systems and to promote accessible agricultural statistics. Data collected through AGRISurvey help countries monitor progress towards the SDGs and other international development indicators

The FAO Agricultural Censuses work is aimed at developing and promoting international standards and guidelines on conducting agricultural census. The responsible team provides technical assistance and capacity building to countries to support the production and dissemination of relevant, sound, harmonized and internationally comparable structural data on agriculture to underpin evidence-based decision making at national, regional and international levels, including for monitoring some key indicators of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).